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  • abbreviation general staff officer


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  • I’m flying through there on my way back to Scotland (in GSO now) in January.

    inkblurt · How on earth did I get here? 2003

  • Though GSO hasn't risked a large chunk of its portfolio on housing, it expects a real-estate rebound to bring significant gains.

    Big Funds Build Case for Housing Gregory Zuckerman 2011

  • The rise in inflation in March stemmed mainly from higher prices for education services, food and foodstuffs, and housing and building materials, the GSO said in a statement.

    Vietnam CPI Continues to Surge; Challenge to Meet 2011 Goal Vu Trong Khanh 2011

  • Japanese can maker Toyo Seikan Kaisha Ltd. cited the yen's strength against the dollar when it said last week it will spend about $775 million to buy U.S. can-making machinery firm Stolle Machinery Co. from GSO Capital Partners LP.

    Japanese Firm Adds to Overseas Buying Spree Hiroyuki Kachi 2011

  • May's rise was driven by increases in the prices of food and foodstuffs, education services, housing and building materials and transportation, the GSO said in a statement.

    Vietnam Price Index Up 19.78% in May Vu Trong Khanh 2011

  • The GSO attributed the acceleration to higher prices for food and foodstuffs, education services, transport and housing and building materials.

    Vietnam Inflation Near Three-Year High Vu Trong Khanh 2011

  • Sony is a minority partner in a motley consortium that also includes the estate of Michael Jackson; Mubadala Development Co. PJSC; Jynwel Capital Ltd.; the Blackstone Group's GSO Capital Partners LP; and billionaire entertainment mogul David Geffen .

    Universal, Sony Split Up EMI Group Dana Cimilluca 2011

  • "We believe housing is at a turning point, not just because of affordability and improving demographics," says Darren Richman , a senior managing director at GSO.

    Big Funds Build Case for Housing Gregory Zuckerman 2011

  • This month it has said it would acquire a 44% stake in German camera maker Leica Camera AG and that its credit platform GSO Capital Partners would acquire Harbourmaster Capital, one of Europe's largest leveraged-loan investment firms.

    For Blackstone, It's Pain and Gain Ryan Dezember 2011

  • A $3.5 billion hedge fund run by Blackstone's GSO Capital, which profited betting against housing as the market tumbled in 2008, began buying stakes in Beazer Homes USA Inc. and PulteGroup Inc. in November, as well as certain housing debt, according to people familiar with the situation.

    Big Funds Build Case for Housing Gregory Zuckerman 2011


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